eNews 27 March 2015

News - Perfect 10 For The Men

Mens 10k Glasgow

Thousands of men will gather on the banks of the Clyde on Sunday 21 June to take part in the tenth annual Glasgow Men’s 10K. The annual event attracts around 4,000 runners – 40% of whom have never taken part in a 10K before.

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News - Hello, Dolly! Fancy a Run?

Ella Running Doll A running doll has become the must-have accessory for aspiring children runners. 'Runner Girl' Ella is part of a range of sport-themed dolls developed by Jodi Norgaard, founder of Dream Big Toy Company.

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Runtalk - Rockin' and Runnin'

Flea Red Hot Chili Peppers When you envisage the life of a touring rock star, drug-fuelled parties packed with fawning groupies spring to mind rather than vegan diets and early morning running sessions. Yet the debauched image of musicians could be a thing of the past as an increasing number take to running and embrace a healthier lifestyle...

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Video Of The Week - Color Run

Color Run Our video of the week is from The Color Run UK and is sure to brighten your day. With events taking place throughout the country, it should give those planning to enter a taste of what to expect.

Watch the video here

Poll - Springtime Running

DaisiesWhat are your views on springtime running? 66% of you love lighter nights, 9% stick to their training programme, 6% ditch treadmills for the outdoors, 6% enjoy more races on the calendar, 5% think less layers, less washing! 4% like spring marathons and 4% have other views.

Have your say on our polls page


Race Listing

Kilomathon womanOffering three unique distances, Kilomathon returns to Edinburgh on Sunday. The event is run on the beautiful Edinburgh cycle path network and features a 13.1k, 6.55k and a 2.62k junior race at BT Murrayfield Stadium. Also this weekend, 3 Eildons 10 Mile Trail Race takes place in the Borders. It offers spectacular 360 degree views at the top of the Eildon Hills in Melrose.

You can find lots of events and results on our race listings page and organisers can add their race details to our event listings by signing up here.

Good luck to everyone racing this weekend, and remember to check our race listings for your results!

Spring Edition Out Now

Spring edition SRGThe spring issue of SCOTTISH RUNNING GUIDE is now available from all our usual outlets!

You can look forward to an interview with ultra runner Dr Andrew Murray who tells us about the benefits of running and why he might just be embarking on his toughest challenge yet.  We also speak to elite runner Gemma Steel to find out what us regular runners can learn from her approach to the sport. You can also enjoy all your favourites such as our Running Log and extensive Race Listing.

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